Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Tag "Chelsea"

    Moses put on lively display but Mourinho’s men defeat Chelsea

Moses put on lively display but Mourinho’s men defeat Chelsea

Manchester United defeated English Premier League champion, Chelsea, 2-1 at the Old Trafford on Sunday.Nigerian wingback, Victor Moses, was lively and impressive against the Red Devils before he was taken off in the 78th minute for Olivier Giroud.Chelsea were the better side in the first half, but Manchester United displayed character and resilience despite being far from their best.Antonio Conte's men [...]

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    WATCH: Messi finally scores against Chelsea

WATCH: Messi finally scores against Chelsea

After 730 minutes and nine games, Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi, has finally scored his first goal against Chelsea.The Catalonian achieved this during the first leg of UEFA Champions League round of 16 tie at Stamford Bridge.According to UEFA, Messi has now scored against 31 of the 37 clubs he has faced in European competition.https://twitter.com/SuperSportTV/status/966187149312843776 [...]

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    Barcelona hold Chelsea, Bayern hit five

Barcelona hold Chelsea, Bayern hit five

Nigeria's Victor Moses played all 90 minutes as barcelona held a spirited Chelsea to a 1-1 draw at Stamford bridge.Eden Hazard and Willian spearheaded Chelsea's attack in a surprise move, while there was no surprise from Ernesto Valverde, the Spanish coach fielding the usual suspects of Messi, Suarez and Iniesta in attack, while Paulinho was drafted into midfield to add [...]

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    Champions League preview II: Battle of Stamford Bridge

Champions League preview II: Battle of Stamford Bridge

BY JONATHAN LEDGER Last week saw Liverpool and Manchester City run riot away from home, Real Madrid confirming their Europian pedigree against PSG, and tottenham relying on the calmness Dembele and Kane plus the luck of Higuain missing a penalty to earn a 2-2 draw against Juventus.The Champions League Round of 16 continues this week with the possibility of Messi punishing [...]

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    Moses on target as Chelsea thrash Brighton

Moses on target as Chelsea thrash Brighton

Chelsea had a comfortable 4-0 win over Brighton and Hove Albion at The Amex on Saturday afternoon.Super Eagles wing-back Victor Moses scored his first Premier League goal of the season to seal the emphatic victory for the hosts.Chelsea flew into a two-goal lead before Brighton barely had time to catch their breath.Eden Hazard got the Blues in front after [...]

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    Victor Moses makes France Football’s Africa XI

Victor Moses makes France Football’s Africa XI

Victor Moses has been named among 2017 African XI of France Football magazine.The magazine recognised Moses, the only Nigerian player on the list, for his impressive showing for both club and country in 2017.“Under the direction of Antonio Conte, this right-winger has managed an astonishing tactical conversion into a club, where he has fully blossomed into a defensive role as [...]

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    Moses helps Chelsea wallop Stoke 5-0

Moses helps Chelsea wallop Stoke 5-0

Chelsea continued their strong home form with an emphatic 5-0 win against Stoke on Saturday.It was all about North London side in the first half as they had little to do defensively.Antonio Rudiger opened the scoring after three minutes of play, Danny Drinkwater scored his first Chelsea goal with a screamer in the 9th minute while Pedro increased the home [...]

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    UCL: Madrid draw PSG, Chelsea to lock horns with Barca in round of 16

UCL: Madrid draw PSG, Chelsea to lock horns with Barca in round of 16

Back-to-back winners Real Madrid will face Paris St. Germain in the UEFA Champions League round of 16.English Premier League defending champions, Chelsea FC, will battle it out with perennial rivals Barcelona.1974 European Cup quarter-finalist Basel will slug it out with Manchester City.The round of 16 draw held on Monday at the UEFA headquarters in Nyom.The first leg matches will take [...]

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    Michael Emenalo joins Monaco as sporting director

Michael Emenalo joins Monaco as sporting director

Former Chelsea technical director Michael Emenalo has been named the sporting director of Monaco.Emenalo, 52, resigned from his position at Stamford Bridge three weeks ago.The Nigerian described his move as the "right choice"."Vadim Vasilyev convinced me to join AS Monaco and I believe this is the right choice for me after my decision to leave Chelsea," he said."It’s a wonderful opportunity [...]

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    I must have done well, says Moses on BBC, CAF awards nomination

I must have done well, says Moses on BBC, CAF awards nomination

Chelsea right wingback Victor Moses says his hard work earned him nominations for the BBC African footballer of the year and the CAF African player of the year awards.Moses was a major part of Chelsea's title-winning season and was instrumental in Nigeria's unbeaten run and eventual qualification for the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup.He attributed his recognition to his contribution [...]

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    Nigeria’s Emenalo quits as Chelsea’s technical director

Nigeria’s Emenalo quits as Chelsea’s technical director

Nigeria's Michael Emenalo has dealt a major blow to Chelsea FC by quitting his post as technical director.Emenalo, one of Roman Abramovich most trusted advisor, left the club after a decade.Chelsea announced Emenalo's exit in a statement posted on their official website on Monday."This has been a very difficult decision to make, but one I believe is right for both [...]

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    Moses missing through injury as Chelsea overcome Mourinho’s men

Moses missing through injury as Chelsea overcome Mourinho’s men

An injured Victor Moses cheered from the bench as Chelsea defeated rivals Manchester United 1-0 at the Stamford Bridge on Sunday.Chelsea, who slumped to a disappointing midweek Champions League defeat in Rome, were the better side in the first forty-five minutes although it ended goalless.The deadlock was broken in the 55th minute by Alvaro Morata.César Azpilicueta lobbed the ball to Morata [...]

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    Nigerian duo Success, Moses missing as Chelsea survive Watford onslaught

Nigerian duo Success, Moses missing as Chelsea survive Watford onslaught

Nigeria's Isaac Success and Victor Moses were missing in action as Chelsea came back twice to defeat Watford 4-2 at the Stamford Bridge on Saturday.The Blues took the lead in the 12th minute through Pedro's stunner from the edge of the box, but Antonio Conte's men were never able to establish control of the game.Watford grew in confidence as the [...]

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    Moses injured as Palace stun Chelsea

Moses injured as Palace stun Chelsea

Victor Moses sustained an injury as Crystal Palace won their first game of the season by beating Chelsea 2-1 at Selhurst Park.The Eagles came into the game without a goal or a point from any of their first seven outings, but Wilfried Zaha’s strike on the stroke of half-time earned them a shock win over Chelsea.Yohan Cabaye scored Crystal Palace's [...]

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    Moses watches as Man City defeat Chelsea

Moses watches as Man City defeat Chelsea

Manchester City sent a strong signal to English Premier League contenders by defeating Chelsea FC 1-0 at the Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening.Both teams had impressive midweek wins but Pep Guardiola triumphed over Antonio this weekend.The visitors who were without Sergio Aguero due to a broken rib sustained in an accident in Amsterdam, had Gabriel Jesus leading the attack, with [...]

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    Moses outstanding as Batshuayi’s late strike stuns Atlético

Moses outstanding as Batshuayi’s late strike stuns Atlético

Victor Moses was in form when Chelsea defeated Atlético Madrid 2-1 in the second group fixture game of the champions league on Wednesday. Michy Batshuayi won with what was quite literally the last kick of the game for Chelsea.Antoine Griezmann had fired Atlético Madrid ahead from the spot when David Luiz was penalised for a foul in the 40th minute.Alvaro Morata [...]

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